School Status and Family Resources

dist_logo_button The Port Angeles School District is committed to maximizing in-person learning, supporting academic recovery and acceleration. Our focuses are the well-being, health, and safety of our school community. Some health and safety protocols will remain this school year, others will go away, and we will implement new mitigation strategies.  Please click the green button to learn more!

½ Day Schedule

Section Start End
Period 1 8:15 a 8:43 a
Period 2 8:48 a 9:20 a
Period 3 9:25 a 9:53 p
Period 4 9:58 p 10:26 p
Period 5 10:31 p 10:59 p
Period 6 11:04 p 11:32 p
Period 7 11:37 p 12:05 p

School Hours

8:15 A.M. – 3:05 P.M.
Wednesday Only
9:15 A.M. – 3:05 P.M.

Key Strategies for Health and Safety When Returning to School

sick Feeling ill? Stay home. Click here for the return to school flow chart.

spray Enhanced cleaning, disinfecting, and sanitizing of schools will be conducted. Click here to learn more!

maskAs of March 12, 2022, masking is optional for all staff, students, and visitors on all campuses and buses. Masks may be required universally during clusters or outbreaks in classrooms or groups. Find out more about masking and other COVID-19 regulations here: doh.wa.gov/masks

hand washing Regular handwashing and sanitizing will be required throughout the day. Hand sanitizer is available throughout all school buildings.

District News Feed

It is that time of year to think about the families in our district who may need Christmas assistance. The need is more significant than ever due to the rising costs of everything. There are many opportunities to donate and participate!
As we turn the page to the next chapter in our Covid response plan, we are excited to announce that as of November 1st, PASD welcomes and allows visitors and volunteers at our schools once again. Volunteers play a crucial role in supporting programs within our schools. We are grateful and encourage parents, grandparents, service clubs, businesses, and others interested in the well-being of our children to contribute their time, experience, and expertise.
There is no school for students on Monday, Oct. 31, for our district’s Collaborative Day. Parent-Teacher Conferences are Nov. 1 - 4. Schools will follow half-day schedules. Please note there is NO LATE START on Wednesday, Nov. 2. Breakfast and lunch will be provided during parent-teacher conference week. Half-Day Schedules: Dry Creek and Roosevelt: 7:45am - 11:05am Franklin and Hamilton: (K-3rd) 7:45am - 10:50am and (4th-6th) 7:45am - 11:15am Jefferson: (K-3rd) 7:45am - 10:55am and (4th-6th) 7:45am - 11:20am Stevens Middle School: 8:35am - 12:20pm Port Angeles High School: 8:15am - 12:05pm Lincoln High School: 8:30am - 12:00pm

Welcome to Port Angeles High School

New PAHS Principal:
Tanner Zahrt

Port Angeles High School will be a personalized, rigorous, student-centered learning community that respects our democratic heritage and values diversity in order to create a better world.

To prepare students for a lifetime of learning by creating a foundation for personal success.

All students can learn. Learning is a life-long endeavor.  Teachers facilitate learning by creating conditions for rigor, relevance, relationships and responsibilities.

The Rider Way:
Respect, Integrity, Determination, Engagement, and Responsibility.

Learn more about Our School

Recent News

PAHS Play - Little Women
PAHS Play - Little Women
The Port Angeles High School Thespian Society will present the play Little Women, adapted for the stage by Jaqueline Goldfinger from the timeless classic written by Louisa May Alcott in 1869. Louisa May Alcott based this novel on her early life during the Civil War era.
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College & Career Day 2022
College & Career Day 2022
This year’s College and Career Day will consist of a mini college and career fair from 12:30-1:45pm. Representatives will set up tables to meet and interact with our student body. Each representative will create a 25-minute presentation on a broad topic that will also allow them to showcase their school. The representative will present their session three times, allowing students to choose three different sessions that interest them throughout the night. At the end, students and families will be able to drop by your room to ask school-specific questions. Later that same evening, students and families are invited back to campus to learn more at College and Career Info Night. ​ When: Oct 12, 2022, 12:30-1:45pm, 6-8pm Where: Port Angeles High School Questions: Contact Andrea Dusenko at 360-565-1590 or [email protected]
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PAHS Open House 2022
PAHS Open House 2022
Thursday 9/29/22 6:15pm - 7pm Parents meet with grade level counselors Seniors meet in the Library Juniors meet in Cafeteria Sophomores meet in the Main Gym Freshman meet in the Student Center 7pm -9pm Visit with each student’s scheduled teacher. Check out your student’s schedule on skyward or pick up schedules at the event.
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